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Richmond basketball falls on road at Texas Tech, 85-70

The Richmond men’s basketball team had its four-game winning streak snapped by Big 12-foe Texas Tech, 85-70, on a snowy Tuesday night in Lubbock.


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Richmond Spiders deliver holiday treat in 74-44 win over Presbyterian

Three players in double-figures and a stellar defensive effort led Richmond to its fourth straight victory with 74-44 defeat of Presbyterian.


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The Voice finalist Evan McKeel to perform at Richmond basketball game on Tuesday

Evan McKeel, a Richmond native and contestant on the NBC TV show, “The Voice,” will be singing the national anthem at Tuesday’s Richmond basketball game.


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Richmond rips ODU, 77-61

T.J. Cline had a career-high five three-pointers as he tied a career high with 27 points to lead Richmond over Old Dominion, 77-61, on Wednesday night at the Robins Center.


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Richmond downs Longwood, 77-59

T.J. Cline led all scorers with 18 points as the Spiders downed Longwood, 77-59, in non-conference action on Saturday night at the Robins Center.


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#7 Richmond upsets #2 Illinois State, 39-27, advances to FCS semis

A Jacobi Green touchdown with 2:19 to go helped Richmond hold off an Illinois State rally to push the Spiders to a 39-27 win Friday.


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Richmond takes down Northern Iowa

Five players scored in double figures as Richmond produced a balanced winning effort to down Northern Iowa, 82-67, on Saturday night.


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Florida rips Richmond, 76-56

Florida (6-1) claimed a 76-56 win over Richmond (4-3) in non-conference basketball action in Gainesville on Tuesday night.


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Richmond upsets #14 Cal, 94-90

Playing nationally-ranked teams in consecutive days, the Spiders put on a spectacular performance in the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational to down No. 14 Cal, 94-90.


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#22 West Virginia holds off Richmond, 67-59

Richmond displayed a gutsy and tough performance, but ultimately came up short in a 67-59 defeat to No. 22 West Virginia in the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational on Thursday night.


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Richmond basketball blasts Bethune-Cookman, 89-64

Richmond senior Terry Allen tallied a double-double of 23 points and a career-high 13 rebounds to lead Richmond to an 89-64 win over Bethune-Cookman on Saturday night.


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Richmond races past Wake Forest, 91-82

The Richmond Spiders put up big points yet again to prevail 91-82 at Wake Forest on Wednesday night. Richmond (2-1) won its fourth game over the Demon Deacons in the last six meetings, and it marked the 17th Spider win over a power-five squad in the last decade.


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Men’s basketball: Richmond bounces back, tops Stetson, 108-85

Four players scored in double figures, led by T.J. Cline’s career-high 27 points, as Richmond defeated Stetson, 108-85, in a home game in the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational.


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Richmond basketball announces signing class

This week, Richmond basketball welcomed National Letters of Intent from three tremendous recruits in G De’Monte Buckingham (6-4, 185), G Nick Sherod (6-4, 185) and C Grant Golden (6-9, 210). With all considered three-star recruits by different outlets, the class currently ranks 67th in the nation, according to CBS Sports.


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Richmond Spiders basketball releases program-record TV schedule

Richmond Spiders basketball will have a program-record 28 regular season games broadcast on television this year.


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University of Richmond basketball releases home game times

Richmond men’s basketball has announced the game times for the remaining UR home games in the Robins Center.


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Former Richmond Spiders Darrius Garrett, Josh Duinker sign new pro basketball contracts

Former Richmond Spider basketball players Darrius Garrett and Josh Duinker have signed new pro contracts for the upcoming season.


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Richmond men’s basketball announces 2015-16 schedule

Richmond men’s basketball released its 2015-16 schedule on Thursday. Highlighted by a trip to Las Vegas for the Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational, the Spiders will play potentially five BCS opponents and will have at least 12 games against postseason teams from last season, as 12 opponents finished in the top 100 of last year’s NCAA RPI.


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University of Richmond names Robins Center floor Dick Tarrant Court

Beginning with the 2015-16 season, when Spider basketball teams are victorious in the Robins Center, the triumphs will be accomplished and celebrated on a floor named for the school’s all-time winningest coach.


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Richmond basketball to play West Virginia in Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational

Richmond will play West Virginia on Thursday, Nov. 26 at 5 p.m. ET/2 p.m. PT with the game airing nationally on FOX Sports 1.


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Former Richmond basketball standout Kendall Anthony to play professionally in Turkey

Former Richmond standout Kendall Anthony ‘15 will continue his basketball career as a professional player in Turkey.


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UR basketball alum Justin Harper to play for Detroit Pistons summer league team

Former Richmond men’s basketball standout Justin Harper will be playing for the Detroit Pistons Summer League team, starting on Saturday, July 4.


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Richmond men’s basketball promotes Rob Jones to associate head coach

Richmond men’s basketball’s Rob Jones has been promoted to associate head coach, head coach Chris Mooney announced today.


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Richmond basketball adds Continental Tire Las Vegas holiday event

Richmond men’s basketball will be competing in the 15th annual Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational, the tournament group announced today.


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Richmond signs guard Jesse Pistokache for 2015 class

Richmond men’s basketball has signed 6-3 guard Jesse Pistokache for the 2015 class. Pistokache comes to Richmond from Johnson Ferry Christian Academy (Marietta, Ga.), where he played for his senior year of high school.